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Clare Rustad (CAN)

Date of birth: 1983-05-27
Age 35
Birthplace: North Vancouver, BC, CAN
Raised: Salt Spring Island, BC, CAN
School(s): University of Washington
All Positions: Team Staff
Team Honours: USL W-League winner (2004)
International "A" totals: #CANWNT
Appearances: 45
Starts: 31
Goals: 3
Assists: 2
Clean Sheets: 0
Profile Text Last Updated 2018-01-02
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Clare Ada Rustad... soccer family (sister Britta)... undergraduate degree in molecular biology... earned a master's degree in epidemiology from Cambridge University... a family doctor... 
 
CAREER OVERVIEW:
FIFA Women’s World Cup and Olympic Tournament participant, including a quarter-final finish at Beijing 2008... two CONCACAF silver medals from three tournaments... career 45 international “A” appearances from 2005 to 2009 as a midfielder and centre back (she scored three goals and  three assists)... club career in Canada... USL W-League winner with Vancouver Whitecaps in 2004... silver medal at the FIFA U-19 Women’s World Championship... fourth-place finish with Canada at the Pan American Games Winnipeg 1999.

For Country

finished fourth with Canada at the XIII Pan American Games Winnipeg 1999... won a silver medal with Canada at the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2002... 
 
she was 17 years old when she made her debut for Canada (26 June 2000)... finished fourth with Canada at the 2000 CONCACAF Women's Gold Cup... represented Canada at the 2001 Algarve Women's Cup... represented Canada at the 2002 Algarve Women's Cup... won a silver medal with Canada at the 2002 CONCACAF Women's Gold Cup / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for USA 2003... she scored her first international “A” goal for Canada on 4 September 2003 in Burnaby… 
 
finished first with Canada at the 2008 Cyprus Women's Cup... finished second with Canada at the 2008 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying tournament (Canada qualified for the Beijing 2008 Olympics)... reached the quarter-final phase with Canada at the Beijing 2008 Women's Olympic Football Tournament... she played in a career-high 10 consecutive Canada matches in 2008... 

For Sport

served as an administrator in Canada Soccer’s women’s national youth program in 2008 (one camp with coach Bob Birarda)... served as a member of the National Organising Committee for the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015... served as a draw assistant at the Official Draw for the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Canada 2014... 

End Date Team Coach National Team Project Club Age
2009-02-18 CAN WNT Carolina Morace [2009-02] Women’s national camp sans club 25
2008-08-16 CAN WNT Even Pellerud [2008-08] Women’s Olympic Football Tournament 25
2008-07-31 CAN WNT Even Pellerud [2008-07] Women’s national camp 25
2008-07-17 CAN WNT Even Pellerud [2008-07] Women’s residency camp 25
2008-07-11 CAN WNT Even Pellerud [2008-07] Women’s residency camp & International Friendly Match 25
2008-06-22 CAN WNT Even Pellerud [2008-06] Peace Queen Cup 25
2008-05-24 CAN WNT Even Pellerud [2008-05] Women’s International Friendly Match 24
2008-05-11 CAN WNT Even Pellerud [2008-05] Women’s International Friendly Match 24
2008-04-13 CAN WNT Even Pellerud [2008-04] CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying 24
2008-03-15 CAN WNT Even Pellerud [2008-03] Women’s International Match 24
2008-03-13 CAN WNT Even Pellerud [2008-03] Cyprus Women’s Cup 24
2008-01-21 CAN WNT Even Pellerud [2008-01] Four-Nation Women’s Tournament 24
2003-09-05 CAN WNT Even Pellerud [2003-08] Women’s national camp Vancouver Whitecaps 20
2003-08-24 CAN WNT Even Pellerud [2003-08] Women’s national camp 20
2003-07-18 canw19 Ian Bridge [2003-07] Women’s U-19 camp in Europe USA / University of Washington 20
2003-06-16 CAN WNT Even Pellerud [2003-06] Women’s national camp in Mexico Vancouver Whitecaps 20
2003-04-27 CAN WNT Even Pellerud [2003-04] Women’s national camp in USA USA / University of Washington 19
2002-11-10 CAN WNT Even Pellerud [2002-11] CONCACAF Women’s Gold Cup / FIFA World Cup Qualifier 19
2002-09-17 CAN WNT Even Pellerud [2002-09] Women’s national camp in British Columbia USA / University of Washington 19
2002-09-02 canw20 Ian Bridge [2002-08] FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Canada 2002 19
2002-08-14 canw19 Ian Bridge [2002-08] Road to the World Championship USA / University of Washington 19
2002-07-18 CAN WNT Even Pellerud [2002-07] Women’s national camp Vancouver Breakers 19
2002-07-06 canw19 Ian Bridge [2002-07] Road to the World Championship 19
2002-06-21 CAN WNT Even Pellerud [2002-06] Women’s national camp Vancouver Breakers 19
2002-06-05 canw19 Ian Bridge [2002-06] Road to the World Championship 19
2002-04-14 canw19 Ian Bridge [2002-04] Women’s U-19 camp in USA 18
2002-04-10 CAN WNT Even Pellerud [2002-04] Tournoi Féminine Vancouver Breakers 18
2002-03-08 CAN WNT Even Pellerud [2002-03] Algarve Women’s Cup Vancouver Breakers 18
2002-01-30 canw19 Ian Bridge [2002-01] Women’s U-19 Western camp 18
2001-12-08 canw19 Ian Bridge [2001-12] Women’s U-19 camp in Burnaby 18
2001-08-01 canw21 Stuart Neely [2001-07] Women’s U-21 Nordic Cup Vancouver Breakers 18
2001-07-04 CAN WNT Even Pellerud [2001-06] Women’s national camp Vancouver Breakers 18
2001-06-18 canw21 Stuart Neely [2001-06] Women’s U-21 camp in Mexico 18
2001-05-27 CAN WNT Even Pellerud [2001-05] Women’s national camp in Alliston 18
2001-05-16 canw21 Stuart Neely [2001-05] Women’s U-21 camp in Saskatoon 17
2001-04-28 canw19 Ian Bridge [2001-04] Women’s U-19 camp 17
2001-03-29 canw19 Ian Bridge [2001-03] Women’s U-19 camp in British Columbia 17
2001-03-18 CAN WNT Even Pellerud [2001-03] Algarve Women’s Cup 17
2001-02-13 CAN WNT Even Pellerud [2001-02] Women’s national camp in Morocco 17
2001-01-12 CAN WNT Even Pellerud [2001-01] Women’s national camp 17
2000-11-12 CAN WNT Even Pellerud [2000-11] Women’s national camp in USA 17
2000-07-04 CAN WNT Even Pellerud [2000-06] CONCACAF Women’s Gold Cup 17
1999-08-05 canw Neil Turnbull [1999-08] XIII Pan American Games 16
canw19 Ian Bridge [2002-07] Road to the World Championship --
canw17 Len Vickery [2000-05] Women’s U-17 camp in Vancouver --

Women's Soccer

End Date Team Coach National Team Project Role
2008-05-04 canw20 Bob Birarda [2008-04] Women’s U-20 camp in USA Administration
(GP = Games Played; GS = Games Started; SU = Games Played as Substitute; Min. = Minutes; G = Goals; A = Assists; Y = Cautions; R = Ejections; GA = Goals Allowed; CS = Clean Sheets)

International "A" records

Year Team Record Age GP GS SU Min G A Y R GA CS
2008 CAN WNT 7-7-7 25 21 16 5 1578 2 2 1 0 N/A 0
2003 CAN WNT 3-1-1 20 5 3 2 310 1 0 1 0 N/A 0
2002 CAN WNT 5-2-2 19 9 7 2 658 0 0 1 0 N/A 0
2001 CAN WNT 2-1-2 18 5 2 3 -- 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
2000 CAN WNT 2-0-3 17 5 3 2 372 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 45 31 14 2918 3 2 3 0 0 0

More International Records

Year Team Record Age GP GS SU Min G A Y R GA CS
2002 canw20 3-1-1 19 6 5 0 510 1 0 0 0 N/A 0
1999 canw 3-2-0 16 6 3 2 391 1 0 0 0 N/A 0
TOTALS 12 8 2 901 2 0 0 0 0 0
(Min. = Minutes; G = Goals; A = Assists; Y = Cautions; R = Ejections; GA = Goals Allowed; CS = Clean Sheets)
Date Location Match CAN RESULT Opponent Age Start Min. G A Y R GA CS
2008-08-15 Shanghai, CHN Women's Olympic Football Tournament CAN WNT 1 : 2 USA 25 1 120 0 1 0 0 0 0
2008-08-12 Beijing, CHN Women's Olympic Football Tournament CAN WNT 1 : 2 SWE 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2008-08-09 Tianjin, CHN Women's Olympic Football Tournament CAN WNT 1 : 1 CHN 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2008-08-06 Tianjin, CHN Women's Olympic Football Tournament CAN WNT 2 : 1 ARG 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2008-07-27 Singapore, SIN Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 8 : 0 SIN 25 1 90 2 0 0 0 0 0
2008-07-26 Singapore, SIN Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 1 : 1 NZL 25 60 30 0 0 0 0 0 0
2008-07-10 Toronto, ON, CAN Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 1 : 1 BRA 25 1 90 0 1 0 0 0 0
2008-06-21 Suwon, KOR Women's International Tournament CAN WNT 0 : 1 USA 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2008-06-18 Suwon, KOR Women's International Tournament CAN WNT 2 : 0 NZL 25 1 73 0 0 0 0 0 0
2008-06-16 Suwon, KOR Women's International Tournament CAN WNT 3 : 1 KOR 25 88 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
2008-05-23 Sydney, AUS Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 1 : 2 AUS 24 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2008-05-10 Washington, DC, USA Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 0 : 6 USA 24 46 45 0 0 0 0 0 0
2008-04-12 Juarez, MEX CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifier CAN WNT 1 : 1 USA 24 1 120 0 0 0 0 0 0
2008-04-09 Juarez, MEX CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifier CAN WNT 1 : 0 MEX 24 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2008-03-14 Bondoufle, FRA Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 0 : 0 FRA 24 59 30 0 0 1 0 0 0
2008-03-10 Larnaka, CYP Cyprus Women’s Cup CAN WNT 0 : 2 SCO 24 55 35 0 0 0 0 0 0
2008-03-07 Larnaka, CYP Cyprus Women’s Cup CAN WNT 3 : 0 JPN 24 1 68 0 0 0 0 0 0
2008-03-05 Paralimni, CYP Cyprus Women’s Cup CAN WNT 2 : 1 RUS 24 1 65 0 0 0 0 0 0
2008-01-20 Guangdong, CHN Women's International Tournament CAN WNT 1 : 1 FIN 24 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2008-01-18 Guangdong, CHN Women's International Tournament CAN WNT 0 : 0 CHN 24 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2008-01-16 Guangdong, CHN Women's International Tournament CAN WNT 0 : 4 USA 24 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2003-09-04 Burnaby, BC, CAN Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 6 : 0 MEX 20 63 27 1 0 0 0 0 0
2003-08-31 Edmonton, AB, CAN Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 8 : 0 MEX 20 77 13 0 0 0 0 0 0
2003-08-16 Seattle, WA, USA Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 1 : 1 GHA 20 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2003-06-15 Mazatlan, MEX Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 3 : 0 MEX 20 1 90 0 0 1 0 0 0
2003-04-26 Washington, DC, USA Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 1 : 6 USA 19 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2002-10-30 Victoria, BC, CAN FIFA Women's World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN WNT 11 : 1 HAI 19 71 19 0 0 0 0 0 0
2002-09-28 Victoria, BC, CAN Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 0 : 1 AUS 19 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2002-09-26 Burnaby, BC, CAN Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 2 : 0 AUS 19 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2002-09-01 Edmonton, AB, CAN FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup canw20 0 : 1 USA 19 1 120 0 0 0 0 0 0
2002-08-29 Edmonton, AB, CAN FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup canw20 1 : 1 BRA 19 1 120 1 0 0 0 0 0
2002-08-25 Edmonton, AB, CAN FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup canw20 - ENG 19 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2002-08-22 Edmonton, AB, CAN FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup canw20 2 : 0 NGA 19 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2002-08-20 Edmonton, AB, CAN FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup canw20 4 : 0 JPN 19 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2002-08-18 Edmonton, AB, CAN FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup canw20 3 : 2 DEN 19 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2002-07-17 Etobicoke (Toronto), ON, CAN Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 2 : 2 NOR 19 81 9 0 0 0 0 0 0
2002-04-09 Limoges, FRA Women's International Tournament CAN WNT 2 : 3 JPN 18 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2002-04-06 Angoulême, FRA Women's International Tournament CAN WNT 2 : 0 FRA 18 1 90 0 0 1 0 0 0
2002-04-03 Poitiers, FRA Women's International Tournament CAN WNT 0 : 0 AUS 18 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2002-03-03 Lagoa, POR Algarve Women’s Cup CAN WNT 4 : 0 WAL 18 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2002-03-01 Quarteira, POR Algarve Women’s Cup CAN WNT 3 : 0 SCO 18 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2001-06-30 Toronto, ON, CAN Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 2 : 2 USA 18 73 17 0 0 0 0 0 0
2001-03-17 Faro, POR Algarve Women’s Cup CAN WNT 1 : 5 CHN 17 82 8 0 0 0 0 0 0
2001-03-11 Lagos, POR Algarve Women’s Cup CAN WNT 3 : 0 USA 17 75 15 0 0 0 0 0 0
2001-02-12 Rabat, MAR Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 0 : 1 MAR 17 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2001-02-10 Rabat, MAR Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 4 : 0 MAR 17 1 64 0 0 0 0 0 0
2000-11-11 Columbus, OH, USA Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 3 : 1 USA 17 9 81 0 0 0 0 0 0
2000-07-03 Foxborough, MA, USA CONCACAF Women's Tournament CAN WNT 1 : 2 CHN 17 1 66 0 0 0 0 0 0
2000-07-01 Louisville, KY, USA CONCACAF Women's Tournament CAN WNT 1 : 4 USA 17 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2000-06-28 Louisville, KY, USA CONCACAF Women's Tournament CAN WNT 12 : 0 GUA 17 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
2000-06-26 Hershey, PA, USA CONCACAF Women's Tournament CAN WNT 2 : 3 CHN 17 46 45 0 0 0 0 0 0
1999-08-04 Winnipeg, MB, CAN Pan American Games canw 1 : 1 CRC 16 60 60 0 0 0 0 0 0
1999-08-02 Winnipeg, MB, CAN Pan American Games canw 2 : 2 MEX 16 1 120 0 0 0 0 0 0
1999-07-31 Winnipeg, MB, CAN Pan American Games canw 0 : 3 USA 16 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1999-07-27 Winnipeg, MB, CAN Pan American Games canw 3 : 2 MEX 16 59 31 0 0 0 0 0 0
1999-07-25 Winnipeg, MB, CAN Pan American Games canw 3 : 0 CRC 16 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1999-07-23 Winnipeg, MB, CAN Pan American Games canw 7 : 1 TRI 16 1 90 1 0 0 0 0 0

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